Finding Beauty In Sorrow… | Personal | Terry Mississippi

It's taken me sometime to share this... As I have so many thoughts and moments of wanting to scream. But after today's attack in Orlando... I feel that I should share this even more. As I believe LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL and should be cherished. I also believe our Lord always has a way of turning …

Choose To See The Roses… | God’s Grace For Us | Personal | Encouraging | Virginia Beach Photographer

It's Friday morning and life is crazy! I'm going to be honest here... Life can suck sometimes. Like really suck! There are days I want to scream, and sometimes I do. I'm not always the best Wife, Mom, Daughter, Sister, or Friend. I have my good moments and my bad. I am only human. I …

Happy 9th Birthday Tashina! | Our Little Beauty | Personal | Virginia Beach

Dear Little Tashina, Today you are 9 years old. I still can't believe God choose me to be your Mommy. I can still remember the moment I learned you were growing in my belly. I was so scared! I was afraid I wouldn't be good enough for you. I was afraid I wouldn't be the …

Happy 4th Birthday Michael  |  My Little Man  |  Personal  | Virginia Beach

I can still remember it all like it was yesterday... The awful doctors appointments, the being told I wouldn't carry my baby to term, all the doctors who had lists of things that were wrong with the child growing in my belly, and the moments I knew no matter what this life was worth fighting …

Always Remain True To Yourself… | Forgiving A Bully | Personal

I'm going to vent my thoughts here a little... So please forgive me for this, as I know we all have moments of needing help too. I am sharing this because these past few months I have been dealing with a cyber-bully.  And yes anyone can be bullied, harassed, and hurt...  Age doesn't play a …

Making Sure To Teach In The Little Moments | Personal Mommy Thoughts | God’s Time | Virginia Beach

Today was such a beautiful day!  I decided to take my daughter for a walk.  We love our walks together.  Doesn't matter where we choose to go.  We love to explore and see what is around us.  We use that time to talk about whatever is on our minds.  And today as we were walking …

When you lose a client because of your faith… | Personal | Photography Business | Virginia Beach

Thought this might be perfect for a Sunday evening post... As photographer we all hear those stories of our 'ideal clients' and our joy for working with them.  But not many people talk about the potential clients who refuse to work with you because of some strange reason.  I mean I have had my share …

SHE IS STRONG… | Personal & Empowering | Virginia Beach

So yesterday morning I just felt this overwhelming sense of sadness.  I didn't know what it was or where it was coming from.  I wasn't having a bad day.  Life was good.  I was just sad.  And from that moment I started to pick at every part of my life.  My home, me, my body, …

I Choose Happiness… | Personal | Virginia Beach

I have to admit I was not expecting any of the feedback I got from my last 'We All Have A Past...' Blog post.  Between all the comments, likes, Facebook messages, emails, and text messages I received I could feel the love and support from every one of you.  Hearing from so many that share …